Photo of the Orchid Dinner in The Plaza ballroom

The Orchid Dinner 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020


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An Orchid Oasis in New York City

The evening’s Honorary Design Chair, celebrated floral designer Jeff Leatham, will be joined by the country’s most illustrious designers to create wondrous orchid centerpieces. Guests are invited to enjoy cocktails and a sale of exceptional and rare orchids carefully selected by NYBG’s curators followed by an elegant dinner and dancing. Proceeds from the evening support the New York Botanical Garden and its world renowned botanical research programs. For additional information, please contact Anita Hall at 914.579.1000 or e-mail

The Grand Ballroom at The Plaza
Fifth Avenue at Central Park South

6:30 p.m. – Cocktails and Sale of Exceptional and Rare Orchids

7:30 p.m. – Dinner and Dancing

Cocktail Attire

Honorary Design Chair
Jeff Leatham

Gala Chairs
Anne and Russell Byers
Whitney and Jonathan Clay
Sharon and Bill Jacob
Susan and George Matelich
Tina and Steven R. Swartz

Steele Marcoux

With appreciation to our sponsor

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